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Rogers Group Sculpture - "Is it so Nominated in the Bond?"

1924.828 (RS210107)

Description

Sculpture depicting a scene from "The Merchant of Venice". Portia (dressed as a man) stands on a stair at the center with Shylock on the right and Antonio and Bassanio on the left.

Details

Maker
Rogers, John (Maker)
Inscriptions
Impressed on front: ""John Rogers/ New York/ 1880/ Antonio/ Bassanio/ Portia/ Shylock/ Is It So Nominated In The Bond?"" On reverse, top of stair: ""Patented/ June 1, 1880""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Material
painting (coating)
plaster
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
painting (coating)
plaster
Sculpture
sculpture (visual work)
People and organizations
Shakespeare, William
The Merchant of Venice
Dimensions
23 x 19 x 11 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1924.828
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. James W. Vinal
GUSN
30431

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